A business of your
own, backed by us.
Why work with us
Before the lightbulb was invented, Northwestern Mutual has been helping people across Southeastern Wisconsin retire in style, send their kids to college, protect the ones they love, and more.
We're continuing to build an inspiring, inclusive culture where everyone can bring their best self to the workplace and become one of the best at what they do. As a financial advisor or representative at the Milwaukee office you'll enjoy:
The opportunity to run your own business
Award‐winning training program with stipends
Backing from the #1 ranked company for Quality of Products and Services1
Our advisors and representatives receive comprehensive learning and development, and ongoing support to build thriving careers as independent business owners.Learn more
Kick off your career
with an internship
Join our award‐winning internship program and you'll get real‐world experience with one of the most diverse, inclusive Fortune 500 companies in the U.S.Learn more
Our commitmentto diversity
We believe diversity is a business advantage and that people should feel valued for the skills they bring to their work. Our inclusive approach to delivering financial security helps create a distinctive experience for our employees and clients. Here are some of our local and national associations and accolades:
America's best employers for diversity
Best place to work for LGBT equality
We care about company culture
Whether it's helping our community or a little something extra at the office, we go above and beyond to create a work environment that you'll love to be a part of.
- Multiple paths to success: leadership and development tracks
- Funding for continuing education, licensing and certifications
- Strong leadership and a caring culture
- Opportunity to make a difference in a high-impact career
- Diversity of people and thought
- Community engagement opportunities
Be part of our team.Apply Now.
Our upcoming events
Reinventing Your Career Path to Have Your Best Year Ever
Virtual workshop in partnership with NEWaukee, 12:00PM
"Sorry, but your role has been eliminated." If you've recently heard this soul-crushing phrase, it's time to change your future. In this 1-hr workshop you'll build a written personal development plan that aligns your values, true purpose and behavioral insights to achieve your best year ever.
Fortune 500 Company
World's Most Admired Companies for Life Insurance
Top 10 U.S. Independent Investment Broker-Dealers